Dr. John Pawloski is a hematologist oncologist at Tampa General Hospital who specializes in stem cell transplant. Prior to joining Tampa General, he was the program director of cellular therapy at the University of Arizona Cancer Center at Dignity Health/St. Joseph Hospital where he performed 11 autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplants, one matched unrelated allogeneic transplant, and 13 peripheral blood hematopoietic progenitor cell collections. Dr. Pawloski was also section leader of malignant hematology and medical director of hematology. He has served in medical director, chief clinician, and professorship roles at leading academic and treatment institutions including Cancer Centers of America, Drexel University College of Medicine, and Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Pawloski performed the first hematopoietic progenitor (stem) cell transplant in enterprise history at both the University of Arizona Cancer Center and Cancer Treatment Centers of America-Atlanta. He has been recognized by Press Ganey for HCAHPS and CAHPS patient satisfaction. Dr. Pawloski has three patents and his clinical research has impacted treatment protocols for patients with large B-cell lymphoma and multiple myeloma. He has made over 50 media appearances and published numerous peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and presentations. Dr. Pawloski has memberships with the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, American Society of Hematology, and Alpha American Society of Clinical Oncology.
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B.S., Biochemistry (Magna Cum Laude), University of Michigan-Flint, Flint , MI.
M.D., Ph.D. (AOA), St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. Ph.D. Advisor: Barry M. Chapnick, Ph.D.
Intern in Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
Junior Assistant Resident, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
Senior Assistant Resident in Clinical-Investigator Pathway, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
Research Fellow, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC.
Hematology Fellow, Division of Hematology-Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC. Including training in autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic progenitor (stem) cell therapies.
Duke Adult Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Program Observership Program, Duke University Medical Center.
2017 Press Ganey HCAHPS patient satisfaction recognition (“Dr. Pawloski rocks!”). Cancer Treatment Centers of America–Southeastern Regional Medical Center, Newnan, GA.
2017 Press Ganey CAHPS patient satisfaction recognition. Cancer Treatment Centers of America–Southeastern Regional Medical Center, Newnan, GA.
2017 Stakeholder to Stakeholder (S2S) Silver Award. Cancer Treatment Centers of America- Southeast Regional Medical Center.
2005 Duke University Service Champion Award for patient care.
2000 Duke University Medical Center Finalist for the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical-Scientist Development Award.
1996 Duke Service Champion Award for patient care.
1991 Roche Laboratories Award for Excellence in Basic Science Research, National Student Research Forum, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX.
1991 Physician-Scientist Award, Eastern Student Research Forum, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL.
1991American Medical Association Overall Excellence in Research Award, National Student Research Forum, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX.